The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1830 1482 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 28.57% 24.26% 21.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.38% 27.62% 24.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1658 1257 1401
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Agile Software Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5652 5365 6395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.23% 87.84% 86.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 4395 5473
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,746 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North West region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in the North West

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in the North West

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 1277 £45,000 +12.50% 223
Cheshire -2 282 £37,500 -6.25% 51
Merseyside -2 130 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Lancashire +13 126 £40,000 - 14
Agile Software Development
England

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 1231 (35.88%) .NET
2 1203 (35.06%) C#
3 1108 (32.29%) Scrum
4 978 (28.50%) TDD
5 895 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 892 (26.00%) SQL Server
7 875 (25.50%) MVC
8 838 (24.42%) SQL
9 814 (23.72%) HTML
10 788 (22.97%) ASP.NET
11 784 (22.85%) CSS
12 726 (21.16%) Java
13 532 (15.51%) Finance
14 506 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
15 490 (14.28%) jQuery
16 475 (13.84%) SDLC
17 458 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
18 456 (13.29%) Microsoft
18 456 (13.29%) AngularJS
19 453 (13.20%) WCF
20 448 (13.06%) Git (software)
20 448 (13.06%) BDD
21 437 (12.74%) Software Engineering
22 415 (12.10%) OO
23 402 (11.72%) Web Services
24 379 (11.05%) .NET Framework
25 367 (10.70%) Kanban
26 362 (10.55%) Windows
27 354 (10.32%) Web Development
28 339 (9.88%) Degree

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 103 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
2 92 (2.68%) Tomcat
3 80 (2.33%) CMS
4 69 (2.01%) JBoss
5 63 (1.84%) WebSphere
6 47 (1.37%) WebLogic
7 43 (1.25%) Apache Spark
7 43 (1.25%) OpenStack
7 43 (1.25%) SharePoint
8 42 (1.22%) Apache
8 42 (1.22%) Confluence
9 41 (1.19%) WordPress
10 30 (0.87%) CloudStack
11 29 (0.85%) Umbraco
12 26 (0.76%) NServiceBus
13 25 (0.73%) IIS
14 23 (0.67%) Apache Pig
14 23 (0.67%) Apache Solr
15 19 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
16 18 (0.52%) Mule
Applications
1 205 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 67 (1.95%) MS Office
3 34 (0.99%) MS Project
4 22 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.12%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.087%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.058%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.029%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.029%) HipChat
11 1 (0.029%) InDesign
11 1 (0.029%) PTC Creo
11 1 (0.029%) Snagit
11 1 (0.029%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 39 (1.14%) Magento
2 15 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
2 15 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.26%) OpenText MBPM
4 5 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.12%) Exstream
6 3 (0.087%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.087%) Sonata
6 3 (0.087%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.029%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.029%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.029%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.029%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.029%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.029%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.029%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 184 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 165 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (1.40%) SaaS
4 39 (1.14%) PaaS
5 37 (1.08%) GitHub
6 35 (1.02%) IaaS
7 31 (0.90%) Google Play
8 30 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (0.35%) Office 365
12 6 (0.17%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.12%) Slack
14 3 (0.087%) Adobe Analytics
14 3 (0.087%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.087%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 2 (0.058%) Azure Machine Learning
15 2 (0.058%) Basecamp
16 1 (0.029%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 139 (4.05%) Internet
2 61 (1.78%) Firewall
3 47 (1.37%) DNS
4 43 (1.25%) SAN
5 29 (0.85%) HTTP
6 23 (0.67%) DHCP
6 23 (0.67%) WAN
7 20 (0.58%) Network Security
8 19 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 18 (0.52%) NAS
9 18 (0.52%) VLAN
9 18 (0.52%) WLAN
10 9 (0.26%) Broadband
11 8 (0.23%) TCP/IP
12 6 (0.17%) HTTPS
12 6 (0.17%) SSL
13 5 (0.15%) Bluetooth
13 5 (0.15%) FTP
13 5 (0.15%) Intranet
13 5 (0.15%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 892 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 283 (8.25%) MySQL
3 261 (7.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 213 (6.21%) NoSQL
5 173 (5.04%) MongoDB
6 153 (4.46%) Big Data
7 143 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 107 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
9 98 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 86 (2.51%) Hadoop
10 86 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 78 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 73 (2.13%) RDBMS
13 65 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
14 52 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 39 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
16 34 (0.99%) DB2
17 31 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
18 26 (0.76%) Redis
19 24 (0.70%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 448 (13.06%) Git (software)
2 301 (8.77%) JIRA
3 230 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 213 (6.21%) Selenium
5 176 (5.13%) NUnit
6 156 (4.55%) Jenkins
7 149 (4.34%) MSTest
8 136 (3.96%) Visual Studio
9 111 (3.24%) Subversion
10 101 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
11 100 (2.91%) Moq
12 84 (2.45%) Cucumber
13 72 (2.10%) JUnit
13 72 (2.10%) Maven
14 68 (1.98%) SpecFlow
15 61 (1.78%) Eclipse
15 61 (1.78%) TeamCity
16 53 (1.54%) WebDriver
17 43 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 42 (1.22%) Ant
General
1 532 (15.51%) Finance
2 173 (5.04%) Retail
3 137 (3.99%) Games
4 108 (3.15%) Marketing
5 82 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 78 (2.27%) Banking
7 68 (1.98%) Legal
7 68 (1.98%) Manufacturing
8 47 (1.37%) Advertising
9 34 (0.99%) Military
10 27 (0.79%) Electronics
11 17 (0.50%) Automotive
12 16 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
12 16 (0.47%) Law
13 14 (0.41%) Back Office
14 12 (0.35%) Publishing
15 11 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.26%) Retail Banking
17 8 (0.23%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1714 (49.96%) Developer
2 697 (20.31%) .NET Developer
3 472 (13.76%) Analyst
4 410 (11.95%) C# Developer
5 313 (9.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 306 (8.92%) Senior Developer
7 290 (8.45%) Software Developer
8 280 (8.16%) Java Developer
9 247 (7.20%) Business Analyst
10 204 (5.95%) .NET Software Developer
11 185 (5.39%) Software Engineer
12 176 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
13 158 (4.61%) ASP.NET Developer
13 158 (4.61%) PHP Developer
14 156 (4.55%) Tester
15 154 (4.49%) Lead Developer
16 152 (4.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 150 (4.37%) Project Manager
18 140 (4.08%) SQL Developer
19 128 (3.73%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1231 (35.88%) .NET
2 814 (23.72%) HTML
3 788 (22.97%) ASP.NET
4 784 (22.85%) CSS
5 506 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 490 (14.28%) jQuery
7 456 (13.29%) AngularJS
8 453 (13.20%) WCF
9 402 (11.72%) Web Services
10 379 (11.05%) .NET Framework
11 315 (9.18%) HTML5
12 301 (8.77%) RESTful
13 291 (8.48%) Node.js
14 273 (7.96%) XML
15 257 (7.49%) Spring
16 254 (7.40%) ASP.NET Web API
17 250 (7.29%) Entity Framework
18 246 (7.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 229 (6.67%) WPF
20 217 (6.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 253 (7.37%) iPad
2 229 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 217 (6.32%) User Experience
4 168 (4.90%) Mobile App
5 151 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
6 111 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
7 102 (2.97%) Inversion of Control
8 68 (1.98%) NHS
9 55 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
10 51 (1.49%) Algorithms
10 51 (1.49%) Visualisation
11 40 (1.17%) PMI
12 39 (1.14%) Management Information System
13 36 (1.05%) Data Structures
13 36 (1.05%) N-Tier
14 32 (0.93%) iSeries
15 31 (0.90%) iPhone
15 31 (0.90%) Mathematics
16 30 (0.87%) Driving Licence
17 28 (0.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 362 (10.55%) Windows
2 252 (7.34%) Linux
3 115 (3.35%) Android
4 89 (2.59%) Apple iOS
5 88 (2.56%) Unix
6 32 (0.93%) Windows Server
7 25 (0.73%) Solaris
8 24 (0.70%) OpenVMS
9 14 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.20%) CentOS
13 4 (0.12%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.087%) Debian
14 3 (0.087%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.058%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.058%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.058%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1108 (32.29%) Scrum
2 978 (28.50%) TDD
3 875 (25.50%) MVC
4 475 (13.84%) SDLC
5 458 (13.35%) Continuous Integration
6 448 (13.06%) BDD
7 437 (12.74%) Software Engineering
8 415 (12.10%) OO
9 367 (10.70%) Kanban
10 354 (10.32%) Web Development
11 289 (8.42%) E-Commerce
12 278 (8.10%) Waterfall
13 272 (7.93%) DevOps
14 248 (7.23%) Web Application Development
15 247 (7.20%) Project Management
16 235 (6.85%) Unit Testing
17 218 (6.35%) Mentoring
18 191 (5.57%) PRINCE2
19 189 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
20 187 (5.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1203 (35.06%) C#
2 895 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 838 (24.42%) SQL
4 726 (21.16%) Java
5 316 (9.21%) PHP
6 200 (5.83%) Ruby
7 195 (5.68%) T-SQL
8 148 (4.31%) Python
9 143 (4.17%) C++
10 99 (2.89%) VB.NET
11 77 (2.24%) VB
12 74 (2.16%) C
13 68 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 61 (1.78%) PL/SQL
15 60 (1.75%) Perl
16 54 (1.57%) Scala
17 48 (1.40%) Bash Shell
18 43 (1.25%) Shell Script
19 35 (1.02%) PHP 5
20 28 (0.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 339 (9.88%) Degree
2 144 (4.20%) ISEB
3 75 (2.19%) ISTQB
4 74 (2.16%) Security Cleared
5 60 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 51 (1.49%) PMI Certification
7 28 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 28 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 14 (0.41%) PMP
10 11 (0.32%) PhD
11 10 (0.29%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (0.15%) IIBA
13 5 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.12%) HND
14 4 (0.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 3 (0.087%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.087%) MBA
16 2 (0.058%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (7.49%) QA
2 39 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.32%) HL7
6 10 (0.29%) SLA
7 9 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.23%) SDET
9 7 (0.20%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.058%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.058%) WCAG
11 1 (0.029%) COBIT
11 1 (0.029%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.029%) P3O
11 1 (0.029%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 47 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (1.22%) Docker
3 38 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 32 (0.93%) Active Directory
5 30 (0.87%) vSphere
5 30 (0.87%) Xen
5 30 (0.87%) XenServer
6 16 (0.47%) VMware ESX
6 16 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.29%) Varnish
7 10 (0.29%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.058%) Firmware
9 2 (0.058%) HDFS
9 2 (0.058%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.029%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 89 (2.59%) Puppet
2 61 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
4 35 (1.02%) Kibana
5 28 (0.82%) Cobbler
5 28 (0.82%) SCCM
6 26 (0.76%) Tivoli
7 23 (0.67%) Ansible
8 21 (0.61%) AirWatch
9 20 (0.58%) SCOM
10 12 (0.35%) Terraform
11 8 (0.23%) logstash
12 7 (0.20%) Salt
13 6 (0.17%) Packer
14 5 (0.15%) Graphite
15 4 (0.12%) Grafana
15 4 (0.12%) SCOrch
15 4 (0.12%) SCVMM
15 4 (0.12%) Uchiwa
16 3 (0.087%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 456 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 221 (6.44%) Oracle
3 80 (2.33%) Google
4 73 (2.13%) VMware
5 61 (1.78%) IBM
6 45 (1.31%) SAP
7 33 (0.96%) Zend
8 30 (0.87%) EnterpriseDB
9 27 (0.79%) Adobe
10 26 (0.76%) NetApp
11 23 (0.67%) HP
12 22 (0.64%) Xamarin
13 20 (0.58%) Cognizant
14 19 (0.55%) Tableau
15 17 (0.50%) Atlassian
16 14 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
17 13 (0.38%) Red Hat
18 11 (0.32%) Sitecore
19 10 (0.29%) hybris
19 10 (0.29%) Informatica
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